chronic renal failure

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Synonyms for chronic renal failure

renal failure that can result from a variety of systemic disorders

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He was subsequently diagnosed with chronic renal failure secondary to dysplastic kidneys and started on peritoneal dialysis.
The handbook starts by explaining the nutritional requirements of healthy adults and goes on to explain management in acute renal failure, progressive renal insufficiency, chronic renal failure, and renal transplantation.
Doctors gave the cause of his death a chronic renal failure with obstructive neuropathy.
Not only do the results support proceeding with COPD wasting as an indication but these data are promising with respect to other indications associated with chronic wasting such as congestive heart failure or chronic renal failure. This is also encouraging news for our two ongoing Phase II studies in hip fracture wasting and HIV-related lipodystrophy", Dr.
Kidney problems, such as chronic renal failure, are usually seen in older hamsters, and the signs include excessive drinking and urination, plus blood in the urine.
Chronic Renal Failure (CRF) is one of the biggest causes of illness in older cats.
Dr Mayhew said: "The best treatment for chronic renal failure is having a new kidney transplanted.
Many factors can affect interpretation of glycohemoglobin (GHB/HbA1c) measurements in patients with chronic renal failure (CRF).
Various conditions lead to chronic renal failure, which is the inability to filter and therefore eliminate waste products from the blood.
If you don't have a spleen, or if you have chronic renal failure, HIV, cancer, or other diseases that compromise your immune system, ask your health care provider if a second pneumococcal vaccination is necessary.
That's why a middle-age person with chronic renal failure has less than a 50-50 chance of living more than 5 years on dialysis.
Michael, 10, of Barrhead, Glasgow, had to be tube fed until he was five due to chronic renal failure.
Some patients have security clearance to dial in and check on the results of their laboratory studies directly, which is a convenience for patients on coumadin, diabetics, and those with chronic renal failure, all of whom need to be active in their daily care.
My husband had recently been started on hemodialysis because of chronic renal failure. This book answered many of my questions and gave me new hope.
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